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Are you interested in Friend of the Sea certification for products from sustainable fisheries and aquaculture?

Would you like to know whether your product can be certified and whether an audit would be authorized?

Would you like to receive a quotation?

Please fill in the online Preliminary Information Form (PIF).

2 forms are available: one for products from Aquaculture, and one for products from Wild-Catch /Fisheries.

Chose the form that best fits the origin of the product you wish to be audited.

All information will be kept strictly confidential.

The filling in of the Preliminary Information Form implies NO engagement for your company.

You will receive a quotation for the audit as soon as possible.

Here you can find the cost scheme for annual royalties fees for logo use on packaging and marketing materials.

Should you need further information and assistance, please feel free to email us at




The Friend of the Sea certification is voluntary and NOT mandatory to access to markets.

The application process is NOT discriminatory on size, scale, management, minimum number of operators.

Friend of the Sea is a non profit NGO and it strives to make participation to the audits affordable to all companies. Please contact us for more information on Government fundings which might be available in your Country for sustainability certification.


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Friend of the Sea - Buenos Aires 45, 20124 Milan Italy - HQ +39 0287075166 - Italy +39 3485650306 - Skype: friend.of.the.sea - Elastico Comunicazione